Annotation

Label: Polygram - Catalog #: 529508

Annotation last modified on 2005-10-06 08:28 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Visions of a Sunset
Shawn Stockman 4:33
2 One, Two, Three
Len Barry 2:28
3 A Lover's Concerto
The Toys 2:40
4 Keep on Running
The Spencer Davis Group 4 2:45
5 Uptight (Everything's Alright)
Stevie Wonder 5 2:56
6 Imagine
John Lennon & The Plastic Ono Band 4.5 3:03
7 The Pretender
Jackson Browne 5:54
8 Someone to Watch Over Me
Julia Fordham 3:35
9 I Got A Woman
Ray Charles 2:52
10 Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)
John Lennon & Yoko Ono 3 4:03
11 Cole's Song
Julian Lennon 3:55
12 An American Symphony (Mr. Holland's Opus)
Michael Kamen 3:15

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Fred Tackett (track 7)
bass guitar:
Bob Glaub (track 7)
trumpet:
Joe Bridgewater (1954-11-18) (track 9)
Charles "Clanky" Whitley (1954-11-18) (track 9)
strings:
Michael Kamen (track 11)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 7)
drums:
Andrew Newmark (track 11)
Jeff Porcaro (track 7)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (track 6)
Glenn Brooks (1954-11-18) (track 9)
guitar:
Wesley Jackson (US R&B guitarist) (1954-11-18) (track 9)
bass:
Laurence Cottle (track 11)
Klaus Voormann (track 6)
Jimmy Bell (jazz bassist) (1954-11-18) (track 9)
piano:
Craig Doerge (track 7)
Michael Kamen (track 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 6)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1954-11-18) (track 9)
baritone saxophone:
David “Fathead” Newman (1954-11-18) (track 9)
guitar family:
Tim Renwick (track 11)
additional recording engineer:
Mark Howlett (track 7)
arranger:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 9)
assistant recording engineer:
Paul Black (Engineer) (track 7)
background vocals:
David Crosby (track 7)
Graham Nash (track 7)
composer:
Jackie Edwards (track 4)
Michael Kamen (track 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 6, 10)
Sylvia Moy (track 5)
Stevie Wonder (track 5)
Jackson Browne (track 7)
Henry Cosby (track 5)
conductor:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 7)
guest performer:
Steve Winwood (track 4)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 10)
Jackson Browne (track 7)
Stevie Wonder (1965) (track 5)
lyricist:
Jackie Edwards (track 4)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 6, 10)
Sylvia Moy (track 5)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 6)
Stevie Wonder (track 5)
Jackson Browne (track 7)
Justin Clayton (track 11)
Henry Cosby (track 5)
Julian Lennon (track 11)
mixer:
Greg Ladanyi (track 7)
orchestra:
performer:
Flux Fiddlers (track 6)
Plastic Ono Band (track 6)
producer:
Jack Douglas (track 10)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 9)
Jon Landau (track 7)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 6, 10)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (tracks 6, 10)
Phil Spector (track 6)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 5)
Jerry Wexler (track 9)
Henry Cosby (track 5)
recording engineer:
John Haeny (track 7)
solo tenor saxophone:
Donald Wilkerson (1954-11-18) (track 9)
vocals:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1954-11-18) (track 9)
writer:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 9)
Sandy Linzer (track 3)
Denny Randell (track 3)
Renald Richard (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
Island Records Ltd. (1965) (track 4)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1971) (track 6)
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (1976) (track 7)
Lenono Music (2000) (track 10)
publisher:
Downtown DMP Songs (track 6)
Island Music Ltd. (track 4)
Lenono Music (tracks 6, 10)
Swallow Turn Music (track 7)
Universal/Island Music Ltd. (for music publishing use only, formerly Island Music Ltd.) (track 4)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 7)
Chappell Music (1971) (track 6)
mash-ups:
Uptight Swoon by G3RSt (track 5)
remixes:
Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy) (stripped down; 2011 remaster) by John Lennon & Yoko Ono (track 10)
Imagine (digitally remixed and remastered) by John Lennon and the Plastic Ono Band (with the Flux Fiddlers) (track 6)
sampled by:
Every Day by Girl Talk (track 6)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 3) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Keep On Running (track 4)
is based on:
Menuet in G major, BWV Anh. 114 (for keyboard) (track 3)
later translated versions:
Corre, corre (track 4)
Juokse kadoksiin (track 4)
Les Coups (track 5)
later versions:
Par amour pour toi (track 3)
part of:
Mr. Holland's Opus (1995) (track 11)
recording of:
Cole's Song (Mr. Holland's Opus) (track 11)
Imagine (track 6)
The Pretender (track 7)
I Got a Woman (1954-11-18) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 3)

Release

ASIN: US: B000001EIM [info]